Career outlook for head brewer
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Currently employed in Scotland
What's it like?
You would be in charge of the beer production process in a brewery.
Typically, you would:
- check brewing conditions and beer quality
- keep records of production
- work with suppliers
- make sure ingredients meet high standards
- oversee updates or repairs to machinery
- look after stock
- manage the packaging process
- develop, test and produce new beers
- manage staff
In a large brewery, you may look after just one area, such as fermentation, packaging or quality control. In a small or micro-brewery, you are likely to be involved in all stages of the brewing process.
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